Our Mission is to operate programs and services for women and children who have and are faced with oppression such as violence, poverty and homelessness. Nellie's is a community-based feminist organization which operates within an anti-racist, anti-oppression framework. We are committed to social change through education and advocacy, to achieve social justice for all women and children
About Nellie's Shelter & Support for Women & Children
Nellie's helps women and children who are in crisis due to violence, poverty and homelessness. This is done through a 36 bed emergency shelter and community support programs that help to save and rebuild the lives of hundreds of women and children every year.
What People Are Saying
"Nellie's is a home. It was my home for almost a year. Now, for the first time in my life I have my own home. I never thought this would be possible. thank you for helping me realize my dream. I have the confidence to continue on my journey as a survivor of violence."
— Former Nellie's resident